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Canoeing with the Cree
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Canoeing with the Cree

By Sevareid, Arnold

New York, NY: The MacMillan Campany, 1935 The true adventures of two young men canoeing 2250 miles from Minneapolis to York Factory. Blue cloth with black titling to front and spine, map of the trip, several black and white photographs, 201 pages. Sunned spine, some edge wear, top free corner of front cover and bottom of back cover darkened - probably due to some moisture as the surface feels slightly different, inside the first 17 pages show a light darkening from some moisture. Otherwise the book is clean and tight. A fascinating read. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

Nk\'Mip Chronicles: Art from the Inkameep Day School
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Nk'Mip Chronicles: Art from the Inkameep Day School

By Walsh, Andrea N. (Editor)

Osoyoos, BC: Osoyoos Museum, 2005 This catalogue is the result of a multi-year collaborative research project by the Osoyoos Indian Band, the Osoyoos Museum and the University of Victoria. The research examined the previously undocumented collection on Inkameep Day School art in the Museum. This catalogue records the the artwork and describes a general history of the school. Illustrated soft cover, illsutrated throughout with black and white as well as full-colour photographs and reproductions, 64 pages. Minor markings to cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$25.00

Alberta Elders\' Cree Dictionary - Alperta Ohci Ketehayak Nehyaw Otwestamakewasinahikan
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Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary - Alperta Ohci Ketehayak Nehyaw Otwestamakewasinahikan

By Waugh, Earle (Editor); Nancy LeClaire & George Cardinal

Edmonton, AB: The University of Alberta Press, 1998 The Cree people constitute the largest Aboriginal language group in Alberta, and many other Cree-speakers live across Canada. This dictionary is based upon both Northern Cree (the "TH" dialect) and Plains Cree ( the "Y" dialect). Colourful illustrated soft cover, 577 pages. Light shelf wear, brown spots to top of textblock edge, light smudges to textblock edge, gift inscription to half title, page 351 dog eared. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Katzie Ethnographic Notes, The Faith of a Coast Salish Indian
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Katzie Ethnographic Notes, The Faith of a Coast Salish Indian

By Shuttles, Wayne & Diamond Jenness

Victoria, BC: Province Of British Columbia, 1979 British Columbia Provincial Museum. Anthropology in British Columbia, Memoirs Nos. 2 & 3. 1979 re-print. Smudged and soiled cover with one inch closed tear to top of spine, worn edges, a surface piece of about 1 1/2 by 3 inches missing to back cover, bottom free corner of back creased. Inside clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Fair+ to Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Potlatch
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Potlatch

By Adams, Dawn

WEDGE, University of B.C., 1985 A Queen Charlotte Islands Reader. Reading Level 2A. Interest Leve: Ages 5-12. Glossy illustrated boards, black titling to front and spine, beautifully illustrated throughout by Arlene Erlandson, 22 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Erlandson, Arlene. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

First Totem Pole
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First Totem Pole

By Williams, Rose

WEDGE, University of B.C., 1985 A Queen Charlotte Islands Reader. Reading Level 2C. Interest Level: Ages 7-14. The legend was told to Rose Williams by her uncle An-o-wat. Glossy illustrated boards, black titling to front and spine, beautifully illustrated throughout by Chris White, 22 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by White, Chris. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1
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Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1

By Scagel, Robert F. et al, eds.

The British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1972 Issued April 1972. Periodical supplement containing Donald H. Mitchell's "Archaeology of the Gulf of Georgia area, a natural region and its culture types." 228 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Columbia
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Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Columbia

By Barbeau, Marius

Ottawa, Canada: Canada Deparment of Mines, 1973 Faksimile Edition. Bulletin No. 61, Anthropological Series No. 12. The knowledge presented in this book was obtained firsthand during four seasons of field research from 1920 to 1926. Red card cover, black titling to front and spine, illustrated with 33 plates of black and white photographs, 275 pages. Sunning to spine fading into front and back, light crease to top free corner, light age darkening to top of textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Arctic Expressions: Inuit Art and the Canadian Eskimo Arts Council 1961-1989
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Arctic Expressions: Inuit Art and the Canadian Eskimo Arts Council 1961-1989

By Gustavison, Susan J

Kleinburg, Ontario: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1994 The West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative Ltd. in Cape Dorset sent its archival collection in 1991 to the McMichael Canadian Art Collection in order to ensure the security, the documentation and the accessibility of about 100,000 drawings and 3,000 prints. Soft cover, 96 pages plus full colour reproductions of 46 prints which were chosen for the exhibition: "Cape Dorset Revisited". Light shelf wear, pencil underlining within the preface and the introduction. This is a beautiful about First Nations Art and shows previously un-released prints. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$25.00

Brief History of the Coeur d\'Alene Indians 1806-1909
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Brief History of the Coeur d'Alene Indians 1806-1909

By Peltier, Jerome

Fairfield, Washington: Ye Galleon Press, 1981 A brief history of the Coeur d'Alene Indians, also known as the Skitswish. Illustrated brown and white soft cover with white titling, black and white illustrations, 94 pages. Cover has light edge wear, more significant shelf wear with a few pale spots of discolouration, upper text block edge slightly darkened, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Delmar Johnnie Seletze\': Life Journey Through Art
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Delmar Johnnie Seletze': Life Journey Through Art

By Delmar Johnnie Seletze': Life Journey Through Art

Blurb Inc., 2011 Delmar Johnnie Seletze' is a Coast Salish artist and storyteller whose work is recognized throughout North America for its uniqueness and commitment to cultural expression. In this book he recounts how his creative visions evolved into the unique pieces of art which are in private art and jewellery collections in the Cowichan Valley and beyond. Black hard cover without titling, black end papers, illustrated throughout with colour and black & white plates, 98 pages. Upper free corners of cover bumped, light thumb dimple to page 85/86. Dust jacket has light shelf war, bumped upper free corners. This is a very handsome book, in nice condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. Illus. by Seletze', Delmar Johnnie. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

The Land Still Speaks, Jii Nanh Tth\'aih Hee Giinkhii: Gwitchin Words About Life in Dempster Country
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The Land Still Speaks, Jii Nanh Tth'aih Hee Giinkhii: Gwitchin Words About Life in Dempster Country

By Sherry, Erin & Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation

Old Crow, Yukon: Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation Lands and Resources Department, 1999 "Millennia of experience living off the land have endowed Gwitchin [people] with an intimate knowledge of the geography and resources in, what we now know as, the Dempster Highway landscape. This book is the product of the work, effort, ideas, and enthusiasm of many people. In particular, the words of Gwitchin Elders tell us about the past, provide guidelines for the present, and prompt us to think about the future..." Glossy illustrated hard cover with black titling on spine and front, title page is illustrated with a black and white photograph and is SIGNED by Erin Sherry, black and white photographs and illustrations throughout, 322 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, two bumps to lower front edge, upper text block edge has some small, pale spots, there are some small, faint spots on front end papers and on pages 310 and 311, lower free corner of a portion of the text (pp. 217-284) has been bumped. Book is generally clean and tight - a handsome copy. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Pictorial Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

Learning by Designing: Pacific Northwest Coast Native Indian Art, Volume 1
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Learning by Designing: Pacific Northwest Coast Native Indian Art, Volume 1

By Gilbert, Jim & Karin Clark

Union Bay, B.C.: Raven Publishing, 1999 This publication follows the beginner's book, 'Learning by Doing Northwest Coast Native Indian Art.' "This comprehensive work, containing over 800 illustrations in both traditional and contemporary art styles, is one of the most thorough reference works available on Pacific Northwest Coast First Nations two-dimensional art. Examples of the four coastal art styles are accompanied by straightforward text, making this a unique and indispensable reference and guide book..." Illustrated brown soft cover with white titling on spine and front, black and white illustrations throughout, 200+ pages. Cover has negligible shelf wear, ink inscription on title page, otherwise this handsome copy is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Gilbert, Jim. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Central Carrier Bilingual Dictionary
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Central Carrier Bilingual Dictionary

By Antoine, Francesca; Catherine Bird; Agnes Isaac; Nellie Prince & Sally Sam

Fort Saint James, B.C.: Carrier Linguistic Committee, 1974 Compiled by Richard Walker and David B. Wilkinson, Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc. This dictionary has been prepared for members of the Central (Stuart Lake) dialect of the Carrier language, which belongs to the Athapaskan language family. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, dictionary contains Central Carrier to English and English to Central Carrier, six Appendices: Alphabet, Athapaskan Dialect Map, Grammar Sketch, Kinship, Calendar, and Counting Systems, small black and white illustrations, 397 pages. Text block edge has some very pale spots of discolouration, book is otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket has edge wear with a few closed tears and associated creases which have been repaired with clear tape, light shelf wear which includes a half-inch spot on back where colour is missing, otherwise jacket is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Jakob Danielsen: A Hunter\'s Life in Olden Days
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Jakob Danielsen: A Hunter's Life in Olden Days

By Danielsen, Jakob

Greenland: Atuakkiorfik (Greenland Publishers), 2002 Text is in Greenlandic, Danish and English, edited by Birger Rosendahl, translated into English by Nicholas Hills, translated into Greenlandic by Hans A. Lynge. A description of the lives of Greenlandic hunters of the early 1900s. Colourfully illustrated glossy cover with orange, blue and white titling, small oval colour frontispiece, two colour maps on rear fixed end paper, illustrated throughout with colour plates, each with a three-language description, black and white photograph of Jakob Danielsen and his family circa 1930 at rear of book, 42 pages. Cover has negligible shelf wear; this is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Danielsen, Jakob. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$35.00

Tse-Wees-Tah (One Man in a Boat): Sketches of the Alberni Valley
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Tse-Wees-Tah (One Man in a Boat): Sketches of the Alberni Valley

By Bird, George H.

Port Alberni, B.C.: Arrowsmith Press Ltd., 1972 "The Alberni District Museum and Historical Society presents sixty-eight sketches by George Bird. These are selections from articles written during the period 1941-1950. Many of these appeared in the West Coast Advocate. These are the personal reminiscences of Mr. Bird and not a complete early history of the Alberni Valley." Textured brown soft cover with black titling and illustration on front, black and white maps of Port Alberni on end papers (different each end), black and white illustrations throughout, 238 pages. Cover has shelf wear, colour of untitled spine is faded and has a small stain near the centre, textblock edges - particularly upper edge - darkened, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Canadian Journal of Native Studies, Vol. 9, No. 2, 1989

By Corrigan, Samuel W., Editor

Brandon, Manitoba: Society For the Advancement of Native Studies,, 1989 The Canadian Journal of Native studies is an international referreed periodical in the discipline of Naative Studies published twice annually in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. Colourfully illustrated lime green soft cover, black titling on spine and front, illustrated with colour and black & white plates,354 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, previous owner's name stamped on first page, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

All The Gallant Beasts and Monsters
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All The Gallant Beasts and Monsters

By Reid, Bill

Vancouver, B. C.: Buschlen Mowatt A book of the art of First Nation artist, Bill Reid. Black cloth with blind-stamped titling, text-block edges untrimmed, longer pages are coloured red at leading edge, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, two-colour images and colour plates. Book is in lovely condition. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear and a crease to lower corner inside front flap. A handsome volume. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Reid, Bill. 4to - over 9.75"-12" Tall.

$75.00

Spirit Sings, The - Artistic Traditions of Canada\'s First Peoples
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Spirit Sings, The - Artistic Traditions of Canada's First Peoples

By Harrison, Julia D; Ruth Holmes Whitehead; Ruth B. Phillips; Ted. J. Brasser; Judy Thompson; Bernadette Driscoll; Martine J. Reid

Toronto and Alberta: McClelland and Stewart and Glenbow Museum A signed exhibition catalogue for a major exhibition held at Glenbow Museum during the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta. Signed by Ruth Holmes Whitehead, Judy Thompson, Martine J. Reid, Ruth B. Phillips, Julia D. Harrison and Ted J. Brasser, authors. Colourfully illustrated black soft cover with yellow and white titling, illustrated throughout with colour and black & white plates, 264 pages. Included with book is a 29 page magazine about the exhibition and a ticket stub (dated 5-Feb-88) also for the exhibition. Cover has minor shelf and edge wear, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight - a handsome copy. Magazine has minor shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Authors. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$195.00

Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition 1913-18 - Volume XII: The Life of the Copper Eskimos, Southern Party 1913-16

By Jenness, D.

Ottawa: F.A. Acland, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1922 Grey paper cover with black titling, staple binding, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings, charts, maps including a fold-out map at back, 277 pages. Cover has shelfwear, significant edgewear including small closed tears, chipping, a 1"x1" open tear to upper back corner, spine cover is detached from book and has been repaired in the distant past with clear tape which has also become detached, front and back covers detached from book, edges sunned, damp damage to text block edges which extends to first and last several page edges, interior of book is otherwise clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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